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1 Hey Diddle Diddle & Baby Bunting
London Frederick Warne 1882 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Mother Goose Illustrated & Nursery Rhymes
Cleveland, OH the World Syndicate Publishing Co. 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 1473B. Cardboard cover with color illustration. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 Nursery Land Favourites
London Ernest Nister N.D. First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Some scuffing and rubbing to front and rear boards, not affecting picture. Bumping to corners. Gift inscription on front flyleaf: "To Tustins [?] With much Love and best wishes for a Merry Christmas. From Grandma -- Paris -- 1908." Later owner's name on front paste-down.  
Inv. #1012J2. (EN # 2059) Chromolithograph of Little Red Riding Hood on cover; chromolithograph of "There was a Little Man frontispiece. All other illustrations black & white. This is one of Nister's famous children's books, printed in Bavaria on good paper. Published by Nister in London and E.P. Dutton in New York.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 350.00 USD
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4 The Heroines of Shakpeare
London & New York the London Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd. First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 070120B. Full light brown leather designed to appear 3/4 with large gold-stamped portrait of Shakespeare on front boards. All edges gilt. The work "compris[es] the principal female characters in the plays of the great poet. Engraved in the highest style of art, from drawings by eminent artists. With letterpress extracts from the text, in English and French; and critical essays on each of the characters." The book is close in looks to Inventory # P-070120A, The Complete Works of Shakspeare, and was published by the same company around the same time, mid 19th Century. It would make an excellent companion to that set, as well as being a very nice stand-alone work. ; Steel engraving; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 475.00 USD
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5 Three Little Pigs Altemus' Wee Books For Wee Folks
Phila., PA Henry Altemus Company 1904 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by John Rea Neill 
Inv. #453D. Cloth with illustration of pig treed by wolf on cover. Front flyleaf torn at outer edge, not affecting illustration. ; Forty Illustrations in color; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 96 pages  
Price: 300.00 USD
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6 A'Beckett, Gilbert Abbott (Leech, Illus.) The Comic History of England
London Punch 1860 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by John Leech 
#V-031203C. 2 vol. Full blue leather, spines uniformly faded to brown. Red and tan leather labels. Illustrated "With ten coloured etchings, and one hundred and twenty woodcuts by John Leech." The "comic" seems to refer to the pictures, as the text is a straight-forward, if eccentric, history.; Colored etchings & woodcuts; 8vo  
Price: 1250.00 USD
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7 Arnold, Sir Edwin The Song Celestial, or the Bhagavad Gita
Philadelphia David McKay 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Pogany 
#P-041122. Black cloth, with silver illustrated cover. ; B&W Illustration s; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 135 pages  
Price: 250.00 USD
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The Light of Asia , Arnold, Sir Edwin (Pogany, Willy, Illus.)
8 Arnold, Sir Edwin (Pogany, Willy, Illus.) The Light of Asia
Philadelphia David McKay 1932 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Willy Pogany 
Inv. # V-050710. Black cloth with silver cover and illustration by Pogany.; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 110.00 USD
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9 Austen, Jane The Complete Works of Jane Austen
London the Folio Society 1975 Second Revised Edition; 5th Printing (1988) Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Inv. # P-071220A. 7 volumes. Boxed set bound in light gray cloth over salmon boards, gilt-stamped decoations on spine. Publisher's original box intact. This is the Fifth (1988) printing of the Folio Society's 1975 edition, with wood engravings by Joan Hassall, and based on the Chapman edition. This set includes the shorter works. ; Wood engraving; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 300.00 USD
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The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen, Austen, Jane
10 Austen, Jane The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen
Boston & New York Jefferson Press 1915 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by C.E. & H.M. Brock 
Inv. # P-080504. 12 volumes bound in blue cloth with gilt-stamped titles and rules on spine; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Title pages in red & black. Illustrated by C.E. and H.M. Brock. Edited by R. Brimley Johnson,with an Introduction by Prof. William Lyon Phelps, Ph.D., Lampson Professor of English Literature, Yale University. 8.5" x 5.25" This is a 1915 reissue in 12 volumes of the 10-volume Old Manor House Edition (Gilson E106), published in 1906 by Frank S. Holby. The Holby edition was also reissued as the 12 volume (limited) 1906 Chawton Edition; as the 12 volume 1906 Manydown Edition; as the 1907 12 volume Illustrated Cabinet Edition (Dana Estes); and as the 1913 12 volume "Winchester Edition" (Himebaugh, New York), this last not to be confused with the Winchester Editions issued by John Grant, Edinburgh. Our set consists of 10 volumes of the Novels, and 2 of the minor works and the Letters.; Color Illustrations; 8vo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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11 Austen, Jane The Novels of Jane Austen
London & New York J.M. Dent/E.P. Dutton 1907-1909 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # P-071104. 6 volumes bound in 3/4 brown leather over green cloth boards, with marbled endpapers and T.E.G. Six dentelles on spine with gilt-stamped decoration and titles. Illustrated in color by H.M. and C.E. Brock. A classic set of Austen's novels, but not including the shorter works. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 2650.00 USD
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12 Barrie, James M. (Rackham, Arthur, Illus.) Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1908 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Arthur Rackham 
Inv. # RW050910. Green cloth cover with illustration of Peter Pan riding a goat gold-stamped on front cover. Gold stamped title on front cover and spine. Fifty-one tipped-in color illustrations by Rackham, consisting of frontis plus 50 numbered illustrations. All tipped-in illustrations are mounted on thick brown paper at end of text, with titles of illustrations on tissue guards.; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 1500.00 USD
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13 Blake, William The Catalogue of the 1939 Philadelphia Museum of Art Blake Exhibition
Phila., PA Phila. Museum of Art 1939 Limited Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Blake 
Inv. #1226B. A beautiful copy (with original wraps bound in) of the foremost William Blake exhibitions held in the U.S. to the year 1939. Bound in 3/4 red morocco over marbled boards with marbled endpapers; Book plate: "Ex Libris Wm. R. Cabrera" Five bands on spine, gilt decorations & title. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall  
Price: 650.00 USD
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The Life of Samuel Johnson , Boswell, James
14 Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson
Bath George Bayntun 1925 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Inv. #462B. 2 volumes. 3/4 brown morocco over brown boards, bound by Bayntun-Reviere of Bath. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Newly edited and with notes by Roger Ingpen. With 576 illustrations, facsimiles, and maps, including 13 photogravures. This is a beautifully illustrated edition of Boswell's classic biography of Johnson, with portraits of all the major persons in the work.; Photo-gravure; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 1225.00 USD
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Kasidah of Haji Abdu El Yezdi Translated and Annotated by His Friend and Pupil, Sir Richard Burton , Burton, Sir Richard
15 Burton, Sir Richard Kasidah of Haji Abdu El Yezdi Translated and Annotated by His Friend and Pupil, Sir Richard Burton
Phila., PA David McKay 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Pogany 
Inv. #1293. Burton, a British explorer & orientalist, used the pseudonym Haji Abdu El Yezdi, for this work of visionary poetry that he created. Introduction by Dhan Gopal Mukerji, The black hardcover binding has a splendid image of one of Pogany's illustrations surrounded by a silver border. The Pogany designs are quite erotic and fanciful. Handsome copy. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; Signed by Illustrator  
Price: 650.00 USD
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16 Caniff, Milton The "Pop-Up" Terry & the Pirates ("Shipwrecked")
Chicago, IL. Pleasure Books, Inc. 1935 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # V-051010. Illustrated cardboard cover. This book was one of many pop-up books published by Pleasure Books of Chicago, which trade-marked the term "Pop-Up," and most of which were based on popular cartoon characters. The book contains three pop-ups in color, all of which work, and many black-and white illustrations by Caniff. ; Pop-Up; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 550.00 USD
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17 Carroll, Lewis Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
NY E.P. Dutton & Co. 1929 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Willy Pogany 
Purple cloth cover with gold-stamped illustration of Alice and the White Rabbit on front. Colored endpapers featuring scenes from the book. Pogany's delightful black-and-white line illustrations present Alice as a definite child of the '20's, including bobbed hair and a mid-thigh length checked skirt, knee sox, and a "sailor" blouse.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 192 pages  
Price: 385.00 USD
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18 Carroll, Lewis Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, A Pop-Up Book
NY Dell Publishing 1991 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Jenny Thorne 
Inv. # 1471B. This is a pop-up book with 10 pop-up and movable pictures after Tenniel's illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 40.00 USD
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19 Catullus (Burton & Smithers, Tr.) The Carmina of Catullus
NY Privately Printed 1928 Limited/Numbered Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#1381B. No. 375 0f 750 copies. Brown cloth boards with tan buckram spine. Publisher's black leather label on spine. Top edge stained brown, all other edges untrimmed. "The Carmina of Caius Valerius Catullus, Completely Englished into Verse and Prose, the Metrical Part by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, and the Prose Portion, Introduction and Notes Explanatory and Illustrative by Leonard C. Smithers; Including the Latin Text of Catullus." Privately printed for subscribers only. With 8 full page plates.; Drawings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 323 pages  
Price: 350.00 USD
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20 Dalgliesh, Alice The Enchanted Book
1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Concetta Cacciola 
Inv. #P-030713-3. Cloth. Illustrated in color with black-and-white line drawings.; 8vo  
Price: 300.00 USD
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